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The Society for Acute Medicine

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POCUS Course, 14 & 15 October 2024, Wales

14/10/2024 – 15/10/2024 @ All Day – POCUS Course 14 & 15 October 2024 National Imaging Academy Wales A course to provide an introduction to thoracic, focused abdominal and vascular Point of Care ultrasound (POCUS) through designated lectures, simulated demonstrations, practical sessions and acute cases influenced by POCUS. Course Director: Dr Eugene Tabiowo AIM; FRCP(UK), PgCert (Med USS), BSE (Level 2 (Adult […]

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FUSIC Course, 4 & 5 November 2024, South Yorkshire

04/11/2024 – 05/11/2024 @ All Day – FUSIC Course 4 & 5 November 2024 South Yorkshire FUSIC-SY is an ICS approved course run out of South Yorkshire to teach and train people in the use of ultrasound to help assess the critically unwell patient. The course covers the FUSIC curriculum for heart on day 1 and FUSIC/FAMUS curriculum for lung/abdomen/vascular/DVT on day […]

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FAMUS/FUSIC Course, 20 & 21 November 2024, Reading

20/11/2024 – 21/11/2024 @ All Day – FAMUS/FUSIC and FUSIC Heart Location: Thames Lido, Reading, RG1 8FR Dates: 20th & 21st November Price: £375 for one day and £650 when both days are booked. 20% discount for non-doctors. Course provider: Box Courses www.boxcourses.co.uk Email: admin@boxcourses.co.uk

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Society for Acute Medicine (SAM) 

SAM is committed to supporting AMUs across the country providing high quality care for medical inpatients.  SAM has many MDT members including Doctors, Nurses, Pharmacists and other key members of the acute medical team.

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Training Hub

This section of the website deals with all matters pertaining to the training of doctors in Acute Medicine. Largely written by the junior doctors themselves this is the best place to find trustworthy and practical advice on training in Acute Medicine.


Learning Hub

This section of the website provides access to a wide selection of webinar videos and acute medical podcasts.

If you are a SAM member, you will gain access to all digital events with no extra charge once you login. Non-Members can have access to restricted content but you may wish to Join SAM.

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